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Science Chapter 3 Test: Dr. Wise

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carnivore
an animal that eats only other animals
food chain
the path that food energy takes from plants to animals
food web
two or more food chains that overlap
herbivore
animal that eats only plants
omnivore
an animal that eats both plants and animals
producers
plants that make their own food through photosynthesis
consumers
organisms that must eat other plants and animals to live
sun
all food chains and food webs get their energy from the...
Plankton
they form the beginning of an ocean food chain
grass
something a herbivore might eat
animal
something a carnivore would eat
animals and plants
something omnivores would eat
What is the effect on an ocean food web if one type of fish in the web were to die off?
the organisms that eat the fish may have trouble surviving
A pond community is home to 40 turtles, someone adds 80 more turtles to the pond, what will happen to the pond community?
the food that the turtles feed on will die out, and the turtles will get hungry